Wapella, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 543 (97% urban, 3% rural). Population change since 2000: -16.6%
 
Males: 265  (48.9%)
Females: 278  (51.1%)
Median resident age:  34.7 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 61777.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $51,586 (it was $38,000 in 2000)
Wapella:

$51,586
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $25,414 (it was $17,395 in 2000)

Wapella village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $100,383 (it was $64,600 in 2000)
Wapella:

$100,383
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $97,185; Detached houses: $100,811; Mobile homes: $48,110

Median gross rent in 2013: $427.

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  • Races in Wapella, IL (2010)

    Wapella races chart
    • 54297.1%White alone
    • 101.8%Hispanic
    • 40.7%Black alone
    • 20.4%Two or more races

Races in Wapella detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Wapella: 76.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (24.6%), German (22.2%), United States (21.7%), English (7.8%), Arab (3.4%), Scottish (3.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 04/14/1876

Elevation: 748 feet

Land area: 0.55 square miles.

Population density: 996 people per square mile   (low).

Wapella, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Wapella:

  • High school or higher: 96.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.1%
  • Unemployed: 7.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wapella village:

  • Never married: 26.7%
  • Now married: 56.3%
  • Separated: 4.2%
  • Widowed: 5.3%
  • Divorced: 7.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,666 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,955 (1.8%)

Wapella satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bloomington, IL (17.8 miles , pop. 64,808).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (129.7 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (130.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Clinton, IL (2.2 miles ), Heyworth, IL (2.6 miles ), Waynesville, IL (2.9 miles ), De Witt, IL (3.1 miles) , Kenney, IL (3.3 miles ), McLean, IL (3.6 miles ), Maroa, IL (3.6 miles ), Downs, IL (3.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $88,500
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $55,000
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $171,000
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $183,900
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $203,100
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $206,300
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $235,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.22 N, Longitude: 88.96 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 217

Wapella household income distribution Wapella home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.8%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -47 (-6.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (26%)
  • Construction (25%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
  • Finance and insurance (27%)
  • Other services, except public administration (16%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (19%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (17%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Wapella: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Wapella, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Wapella-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 94% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1977, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.2 miles away from the Wapella village center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/20/1976, a category F4 tornado 30.4 miles away from the village center injured 18 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Wapella-area historical earthquake activity is near Illinois state average. It is 82% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 135.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 112.6 miles away from Wapella center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 167.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 134.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 121.9 miles away from Wapella center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 213.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in De Witt County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wapella topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Wapella:

  • ALLEN COURT (Hospital, about 5 miles away; CLINTON, IL)
  • DR JOHN WARNER HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 6 miles away; CLINTON, IL)
  • MANOR COURT OF CLINTON (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; CLINTON, IL)
  • LEROY MANOR (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; LE ROY, IL)

airports located in Wapella:

Amtrak stations near Wapella:

  • 17 miles: FARMER CITY (FRAMER CITY, BON AIR REST., 912 E. CLINTON ST.) - Bus Station . Services: public payphones, full-service food facilities.
  • 20 miles: BLOOMINGTON-NORMAL (NORMAL, 100 E. PARKINSON ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Operable nuclear power plant near Wapella:

  • 5 miles: Clinton in Clinton, IL.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wapella:

  • Illinois Wesleyan University (about 19 miles; Bloomington, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,323)
  • Illinois State University (about 21 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 18,804)
  • Heartland Community College (about 22 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 3,958)
  • Richland Community College (about 24 miles; Decatur, IL; FT enrollment: 2,434)
  • Millikin University (about 27 miles; Decatur, IL; FT enrollment: 2,419)
  • Parkland College (about 37 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 7,326)
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (about 40 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 47,528)

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Notable location: Wapella Fire Protection District (A). Display/hide its location on the map

De Witt County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 68.5. This is about average.

City:

68.5
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.65. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.65
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 29.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.36. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.36
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 11.4%
(10.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  67.9%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  8.5%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.6
Illinois average:

12.4

Wapella travel time to work - commute Wapella mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Wapella village (based on De Witt County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,99820
Mainline Protestant1,4307
Catholic1,0653
Other42
None10,064-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
De Witt County:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
De Witt County:

0.61 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
De Witt County:

4.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Here:

7.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.8%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
De Witt County:

27.6%
Illinois:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

8.7%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

45.2%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Wapella:

45.2%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.3
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Wapella:

19.5%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Wapella:

6.7%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Wapella:

6.9
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

28.2%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Wapella:

51.9%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

84.5%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Wapella, IL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$540
Other Government Administration 0$0 11$1,271
Streets and Highways 1$3,519$42,2284$2,826
Water Supply 0$0 3$2,435
Totals for Government 1$3,519$42,22819$7,072

Wapella government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $86,000 ($158.38)
    Financial Administration: $54,000 ($99.45)
    Water Utilities: $25,000 ($46.04)
    Parks & Recreation: $12,000 ($22.10)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($1.84)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $1,000 ($1.84)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $53,000 ($97.61)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($3.68)

Wapella government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $14,000 ($25.78)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($9.21)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $61,000 ($112.34)
    Highways: $18,000 ($33.15)
    Public Welfare: $1,000 ($1.84)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $96,000 ($176.80)
    Property: $56,000 ($103.13)
    NEC: $4,000 ($7.37)

Wapella government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $35,000 ($64.46)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $155,000 ($285.45)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $155,000 ($285.45)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $35,000 ($64.46)

Wapella government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $310,000 ($570.90)

5.47% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,226 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.47%
Illinois average:

4.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from McLean County, IL  1.42% ($35,312 average AGI)
from Champaign County, IL  0.60% ($33,667)
from Macon County, IL  0.55% ($37,611)


5.47% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,858 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.47%
Illinois average:

4.96%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to McLean County, IL  1.35% ($45,750 average AGI)
to Macon County, IL  0.92% ($38,133)
to Champaign County, IL  0.44% ($25,379)

Strongest AM radio stations in Wapella:

  • WILL (580 AM; 5 kW; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WJBC (1230 AM; 1 kW; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WMBD (1470 AM; 5 kW; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wapella:

  • WILL-FM (90.9 FM; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WBNQ (101.5 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBWN (104.1 FM; LE ROY, IL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDKR (107.3 FM; MAROA, IL; Owner: WDKR, INC.)
  • WIHN (96.7 FM; NORMAL, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WGLT (89.1 FM; NORMAL, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WMHX (93.9 FM; LINCOLN, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WWHP (98.3 FM; FARMER CITY, IL; Owner: WMS1, INC.)
  • WSOY-FM (102.9 FM; DECATUR, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • W264AG (100.7 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: CENTRAL ILLINOIS RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WRPW (92.9 FM; COLFAX, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WXFM-FM (99.3 FM; MOUNT ZION, IL; Owner: TECHNICOM, INC.)
  • WDQZ (99.5 FM; LEXINGTON, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING, LLC)
  • WCZQ (105.5 FM; MONTICELLO, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Wapella:

  • WBUI (Channel 23; DECATUR, IL; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WCIA (Channel 3; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF CHAMPAIGN, L.L.C.)
  • WAND (Channel 17; DECATUR, IL; Owner: WAND(TV) PARTNERSHIP)
  • WILL-TV (Channel 12; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BD. OF TRUSTEES)
  • W52BR (Channel 52; CHAMPAIGN-URBANA, IL; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WRSP-TV (Channel 55; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: SPRINGFIELD BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WICS (Channel 20; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: WICS LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WYZZ-TV (Channel 43; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: WYZZ LICENSEE, INC.)
  • W51CT (Channel 51; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W29BG (Channel 29; DECATUR, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

Wapella fatal accident list:

Aug 30, 1993 04:42 PM, 51, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 3

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Wapella)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 320 S Rt 51 (Lat: 40.181139 Lon: -88.925361), Call Sign: WCA838, Licensee ID: L00037846
    Assigned Frequencies: 468.200 MHzGrant Date: 11/06/1996, Expiration Date: 11/13/2001, Cancellation Date: 04/14/2002Registrant: Holland Brothers Inc, Wapella, IL 61777, Phone: (217) 935-8821
  • Lat: 40.242222 Lon: -88.886389, Call Sign: WQRL436
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.925 MHzGrant Date: 06/11/2013, Expiration Date: 06/11/2023, Certifier: Tom MusickRegistrant: Wilson Township Highway Department, 1525 County Road 1300n, Wapella, IL 61777, Phone: (217) 935-8255

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • Wapella, 1226 E 1400 N Rd (Lat: 40.252222 Lon: -88.912778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 103.6 m, Overall height: 106.1 m, Call Sign: WPNC425
    Assigned Frequencies: 6775.00 MHz, 6825.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/09/2012, Expiration Date: 12/02/2021Registrant: Comed, 2900 Lord Baltimore Dr, Baltimore, MD 21244, Phone: (410) 470-8561, Fax: (410) 470-5899, Email:
  • Wapella Elev S BH, Lat: 40.223778 Lon: -88.963111, Type: Silo, Structure height: 57 m, Overall height: 59 m, Call Sign: WQOF249
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 09/07/2011, Expiration Date: 09/07/2021, Certifier: Dee J MartinRegistrant: Mr Systems Wireless, LLC, 104 E. Side Square, Clinton, IL 61727, Phone: (217) 935-2100, Fax: (217) 935-8378, Email:
  • Wapella Heyworth BH, Lat: 40.223778 Lon: -88.963111, Type: Silo, Structure height: 57 m, Overall height: 59 m, Call Sign: WQOF249
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 09/07/2011, Expiration Date: 09/07/2021, Certifier: Dee J MartinRegistrant: Mr Systems Wireless, LLC, 104 E. Side Square, Clinton, IL 61727, Phone: (217) 935-2100, Fax: (217) 935-8378, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182Q (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 112 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1927T , Serial Number: 182-65857, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 07/07/1977
    Registrant (Individual): Ernest N Thorp, 11707 Thorps Rd, Wapella, IL 61777

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
Most common first names in Wapella, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1475.9 years
James1076.1 years
Robert878.7 years
Charles682.2 years
Mary578.4 years
Thomas567.6 years
Bessie482.4 years
Betty462.0 years
William480.0 years
Harold482.3 years
Most common last names in Wapella, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Leggett878.0 years
Brown783.2 years
Mearida683.6 years
Armstrong477.7 years
Morris477.2 years
Powers470.0 years
Short487.0 years
Troxel474.5 years
Wickenhauser474.8 years
Laiser388.3 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (80%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9%)
  • Wood (1%)

Wapella compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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